By Edward Gates August 5, 2014 Boerne, TX- Chickens can be used to help maintain and strengthen the health of your garden. Having a flock of chickens in your backyard is beneficial in several ways. A single chicken can bio recycle about seven pounds of food residuals in a month. If 2,000 households raised three hens, it could divert 252 tons of waste from landfills … [Read more...] about Chickens Are the Best Tool For Your Garden
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These days craft brews are all the rage. Homeowners are even getting into the fray by brewing their own beers. Here are some suggestions for tapping (get it, tapping?) into that market with a brewer's garden. Gardens don't just have to be beautiful anymore-they have to serve a purpose. And what better purpose than to grow the hops and spices need to brew a fresh batch of … [Read more...] about DIY Brewing
Sun Gro offers several IGC-oriented brands, which are held to the high industry standards of its professional lines. These include well-known industry names like Black Gold®, Fafard® and Sunshine® retail lines. Each brand has a distinct set of characteristics that sets it apart from the rest; among them you will find a wide array of potting and specialty mixes, garden … [Read more...] about Sun Gro Supports Arett And Their Independent Garden Centers
A Long Tradition of Quality Begins In 1884, American homes were still illuminated with kerosene lamps and lanterns. In Oakfield, New York, young Ralph E. Chapin sold kerosene at the hardware store he ran with his brother-in-law, Frank Harris. But something bothered Ralph Chapin. Many of the cans his customers brought in to be filled with kerosene were so poorly made that … [Read more...] about High Product Quality For Over Two Centuries
With the introduction of their new Diagnostic Center, Bonide Products continues to lead the industry in enabling the independent lawn and garden retailer to properly diagnose their customers' plant problems. The expert Problem Solver database allows store personnel to search for problems by plant type, an industry first. With the purchase of a pre-determined assortment of … [Read more...] about Compete With ‘Big Box’ Retailers With Bonide!